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Old 10-25-2011, 11:07 AM   #1
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Default 30-year-old Lopez for first time in Top 20

Another 30-year-old at his peak position: Feliciano Lopez broke into the world's Top 20 for the first time this week.

His previous highest ranking was 21.

Welcome to the Top 20!
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Old 10-25-2011, 11:15 AM   #2
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Sorry to crash the party, but Lopez was already ranked 20 in January 2005.
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Old 10-25-2011, 11:16 AM   #3
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Best spanish player by far
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Old 10-25-2011, 11:39 AM   #4
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Sorry to crash the party, but Lopez was already ranked 20 in January 2005.
RU sure??

I checked it last week and it was 21!?
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Old 10-25-2011, 11:46 AM   #5
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I capitulate

But at least it's his highest ranking ever
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Old 10-25-2011, 11:50 AM   #6
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Damn! I didn't even realise Lopez was 30! Was thinking more like 28...
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Old 10-25-2011, 11:52 AM   #7
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I capitulate

But at least it's his highest ranking ever
An achievement nonetheless. Back in 2005 he was in his theoretical prime. Plus he's a good chance to go above 20th before the end of the year. Lopez has the kind of game that will serve him well in his early 30s.
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Good job catman.
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shame about bad post Wimbledon period - he was predestinated to win Kitzbuehel or Gstaad
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Oooh, gotta get my dedication to Deivid in in this thread.
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Default Re: 30-year-old Lopez for first time in Top 20

It's strange : he's 30 and never won anything great (no 500, no MS)
How is it possible to be in top 20 without winning a single tourney in 2011 ?
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Why didn't he play Vienna this week?
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He pulled out of Vienna, don't know why
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Default Re: 30-year-old Lopez for first time in Top 20

Everyone else is weakening faster
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Default Re: 30-year-old Lopez for first time in Top 20

lopez is/was always good.
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